Visit of President Lyndon B. Johnson to Orlando, Florida Program

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Title

Visit of President Lyndon B. Johnson to Orlando, Florida Program

Alternative Title

President Johnson's Visit to Orlando

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Democratic Party (Fla.)

Description

The program President Lyndon B. Johnson's visit to Orlando, which took place on October 25 and 26, 1964. The program includes the schedule of arrival in Orlando and the program at Colonial Plaza. The program also lists various important Orlando and Orange County elected officials, as well as individuals that represent the Democratic Party as candidates in the 1964 election.

Source

Original program, 1964: Orange County Johnson for President Committee: Prviate Collection of Thomas Cook.

Publisher

Orange County Johnson for President Committee

Date Created

ca. 1964

Date Issued

ca. 1964-10

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original program, 1964: Orange County Johnson for President Committee.

Is Part Of

Thomas Cook Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

10.3 MB

Medium

4-page program

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

McCoy Terminal, Orlando, Florida
Cherry Plaza Hotel, Orlando, Florida
West Central Boulevard and South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida
South Orange Avenue and East Colonial Drive, Orlando, Florida
Colonial Plaza, Orlando, Florida

Spatial Coverage

28.431088, -81.308077
28.542505, -81.37179
28.542118, -81.379043
28.553058, -81.379196
28.553274, -81.35206

Temporal Coverage

1964-10-25/1964-10-26

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by Orange Count Johnson for President Committee.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Orange Count Johnson for President Committee and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Cook, Thomas

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Thomas Cook

External Reference

Bornet, Vaughn Davis. The Presidency of Lyndon B. Johnson. Lawrence, Kan: University Press of Kansas, 1983.

Transcript

Program
VISIT OF PRESIDENT
Lyndon B. Johnson
TO
ORLANDO, FLORIDA
OCTOBER 25, 26, 1964

Schedule

OCTOBER 25 -- President Arrives Sunday Evening
Brief Welcoming Ceremonies at Airport
Direct to Cheery Plaza Hotel and Retires

OCTOBER 26 -- President's Motorcade Leaves Hotel at 9:00 A.M.
Proceeds West on Central Boulevard to Orange Avenue; North on Orange Avenue to Colonial Drive; East to Colonial Plaza for President's Address. President;s Party departs immediately after his address.

Orange County Democratic Candidates

Sate Senator Beth Johnson
County Solicitor James Horrell

State Representatives (4)
Henry Land
Bob Alligoof
Will Gieger
John Jacobs

Supervisor of Registration Dixie Barber
Sheriff Dave Starr

County Commissioner (3)
Jimmy Cooper
Cliff Freeman
Don Evans

Clerk of Circuit Court Arthur W. Newell

School Board (2)
Kenneth Thigpen
John M. Kennedy

Tax Collector Earl Wood

Budget Commissioner (2)
M.M. Hooper
William Wise

Clerk of Criminal Court Charles Limpus
Constable Mel Wills

Program At Colonial Plaza

Musical Entertainment
ORANGE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL BANDS
SONNY BLOCH ORCHESTRA

Invocation
THE VERY REV. FRANCIS C. GRAY
Dean, the Cathedral Church of St. Luke (Episcopal)

Recognitions
COUNTY DELEGATIONS
Robert J. Bishop, Central Florida Coordinator
Johnson for President Committee

ORANGE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES
William S. Turnbull
Chairman, Orange County Democratic
Executive Committee

DIGNITARIES AND HONORED GUESTS
John A. Sutton
Chairman, Orange County
Johnson for President Committee

Introduction of Honorable Tom Kennedy, Democratic
Candidate for Congress, 11th District SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS

Introduction of Honorable Spessard L. Hollard SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS

Presentation of the President SENATOR SPESSARD HOLLAND

Address HONORABLE LYNDON B. JOHNSON
President of the United States

Official Reception Committee
John A. Sutton, Chairman
McCoy Terminal

WELCOME -- HONORABLE ROBERT S. CARR, Mayor
ROBERT J. BISHOP, Central Florida Coordinator
Johnson for President Committee

MEMBERS ORANGE COUNTY
JOHNSON FOR PRESIDENT COMMITTEE
Johnny Allen
Joe Baker
John A. Baker
Rose Bell
Joe Brechner
Betty Carter
Richard Cooper
Cliff Davis
Don Barbour
Don Goad
Mildred Keezel
JImmy Keezel
Jack Inman
Alice McMahon
Frances Middleton
Paul Perkins

ORANGE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATES
Chairman, Orange County Democratic Executive Committee

HONORARY RECEPTION COMMITTEE
MARTIN ANDERSON, Chairman
William Dial
Linton Allen
G.T. Willey
Clarence Gay
O.P. Hewitt, Jr.
William Capeheart
Don Evans

OTHER PARTICIPATING GROUPS
Johnson for President Committees and Democratic Executive Committees from other Counties throughout Central Florida.

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